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Referee Threatened Bafana Keeper Before The Game

https://www.dailysun.co.za/Sport/fifa-referee-threatened-bafana-players-in-ghana-20211118 It was all drama and terrorizing to the players as the referee Magguette Ndiaye went to the Bafana goalkeeper before the game and told him to be careful as he was going to book him for the time waisting. Rowen Williams explained that he entered the game very frightened and panicking.

  8 days ago ago
Referee Threatened Bafana Keeper Before The Game

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Orlando Pirates Next Five League Fixtures

After losing their previous game against kaizer Chiefs, we look at Orlando Pirates' next five league fixtures. The DStv premiership will return after the FIFA International break with more games set to take place. Pirates vs Golden Arrows The game will be on the 20 November at Orlando Stadium kickoff at 15:30.

  17 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates Next Five League Fixtures

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Thembinkosi Lorch vs Vincent Pule - who got the best swag

Today we going to focus on the football players of Orlando Pirates. Orlando Pirates Football Club is a South African professional football club based in the city of Johannesburg. The team plays its home matches at Orlando Stadium in Soweto, Gauteng province. Thembinkosi Lorch is a South African professional soccer player who plays as a forward for Orlando Pirates and the South African national team.

  17 days ago ago
Thembinkosi Lorch vs Vincent Pule - who got the best swag

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Bafana coach Hugo Broos breaks his silence about his change of players in the squad

Hugo Broos has been forced to make one change to his squad, but what has really irked the Bafana Bafana coach is the “unfair” advantage given to one of their opponents in their World Cup qualification group. It’s been confirmed that Ghana, who will face South Africa in a deciding fixture in Group G next week, will play Ethiopia at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto – an exquisite football pitch compared to the cabbage patch Broos and his men had to endure at the Bahir Dar Stadium back in October despite a hard fought 3-1 victory.

  20 days ago ago
Bafana coach Hugo Broos breaks his silence about his change of players in the squad

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Ethiopia vs Ghana results

Ethiopia gave South Africa a chance to win the Group G of the FIFA World Cup qualifier after they held second-placed, Ghana in South Africa at the Orlando Stadium today. South Africa plays against neighbors Zimbabwe with a win to give them a three points lead to Ghana who they'll face in their last game.

  16 days ago ago
Ethiopia vs Ghana results

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"There is history to be made" - This is What Williams said

South Africa are near the very edge of advancing to the following round of 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and realize that a success over neighbors Zimbabwe on Thursday could seal their entry, contingent upon results somewhere else. The public group presently sits on the Group G standings with 10 focuses from four matches, which is one more than closest adversaries, Ghana, who are set to confront Ethiopia at the Orlando Stadium prior in the day.

  16 days ago ago

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Starting XI: Pirates v Sekhukhune

Orlando Pirates face Sekhukhune United in a DStv Premiership conflict at Orlando Stadium on Tuesday evening. DStv Premiership Teams: Orlando Pirates v Sekhukhune United Date: 02 November 2021 Venue: Orlando Stadium Time: 17h30 Pirates have misplaced once, gained two times and drawn 5 in their 8 league matches, which sees them occupying 7th function at the standings with eleven factors.

  25 days ago ago
Starting XI: Pirates v Sekhukhune

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One Step Closer, Good News For Bafana Bafana Ahead Of Their Game

Please don't forget to like, comment and follow me for more daily news!  The nation is waiting for a very big fixture tonight between Bafana Bafana and Zimbabwe and there is a lot at stake. As much as Zimbabwe has crashed out of the qualifying criteria but they will be playing for pride and joy tonight.

  16 days ago ago
One Step Closer, Good News For Bafana Bafana Ahead Of Their Game

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Dark Pirates To See The Light Against Red-Hot Rookies?

Orlando Pirates are winless in four matches in the DStv Premiership, yet the club's mentor stays hopeful in front of their match against Sekhukhune United. Privateers' last homegrown success came in September, with a 3-1 drubbing of Chippa United, yet from that point forward, have encountered blended fortunes.

  25 days ago ago
Dark Pirates To See The Light Against Red-Hot Rookies?

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It's time for the Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates to stoke the fires of the Soweto Derby

It's Soweto Derby week, and the two main contenders, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates, will lay down their markers in DStv Premiership matches on Tuesday as part of a week-long process of plotting each other's demise on Saturday. The Chiefs warm up at the Soweto Derby against unbeaten Stellenbosch FC, in what may be a "ideal" match given the visitors' undefeated start to the season.

  26 days ago ago
It's time for the Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates to stoke the fires of the Soweto Derby

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Orlando Pirates vs Sekhukhune United this is what happened

Due to their struggles, the Buccaneers have fallen eight points behind log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns, who have a game in hand. When Orlando Pirates host Sekhukhune United at Orlando Stadium on Tuesday, they'll be looking to snap a four-match Premier Soccer League losing streak. While the Soweto giants have gone four games without a win, Sekhukhune have gone the same number of games without losing.

  25 days ago ago
Orlando Pirates vs Sekhukhune United this is what happened

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Fadlu Davids still concerned regarding their tight draw against Royal AM

Orlando Pirates managed to score after they conceded first in 33 minutes of the match. Following their 1-1 tie against Royal AM on Thursday evening, Orlando Pirates co-interim head coach Fadlu Davids was displeased with his team's goal-scoring ability. In a PSL match played at Orlando Stadium in Soweto, the Buccaneers battled back to draw 1-1 with Thwihli Thwahla, with Linda Mntambo wiping out Levy Mashiane's opener.

  26 days ago ago
Fadlu Davids still concerned regarding their tight draw against Royal AM

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FIFA unfair by moving a game between Ethiopia and Ghana to Orlando Stadium - Coach Hugo Broos.

Bafana Bafana coach Hugo Broos is very much disappointed by FIFA's decision to move a game between Ethiopia and Ghana to South Africa's Orlando Stadium. The game was supposed to be played in Ethiopia's Bahir Dar stadium. But FIFA decided at the eleventh hour that the stadium wasn't fit for international games and therefore moved it to Orlando stadium in South Africa.

  17 days ago ago
FIFA unfair by moving a game between Ethiopia and Ghana to Orlando Stadium - Coach Hugo Broos.

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OPINION|| Orlando Pirates signing Benny McCarthy is still one of the greatest ever in a club history

Orlando Pirates Football Club (commonly referred to as Pirates) is a South African professional football club based in the Houghton suburb of the city of Johannesburg. The club competes in the Premier Soccer League, which is the country's top-tier system of football. The team's home matches are held at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

  1 month ago ago
OPINION|| Orlando Pirates signing Benny McCarthy is still one of the greatest ever in a club history

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A strong warning to Orlando Pirates players from Chairman Irvin Khoza

Orlando Pirates chairman Dr. Irvin Khoza has had his say over numerous unpleasant scandals involving Bucs players. Recently Orlando Pirates players have been known for being involved in scandals although it's outside the pitch. Ben Motshwari was arrested and charged for assault, while striker Gabadinho Mhango is said to have in the words of famous US rapper Rick Ross, been ‘blowing money fast’ he didn’t have at a club in Pretoria, which saw him run up a R26 000 bill he couldn’t settle.

  1 month ago ago
A strong warning to Orlando Pirates players from Chairman Irvin Khoza

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OPINION | Zimbabwe Star Vow - If We Parish But Bafana Can't Defeat Us

SOURCE: https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/sport/soccer/2021-11-11-zim-champions not-in-sa-for-occasion bunjira/ Surrendered Zimbabwe overall Alois Bunjira is of the view that his country will not simply permit Bafana to manhandle them, in any case the way that they're by and by out of inquiry to win Group G of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.

  16 days ago ago
OPINION | Zimbabwe Star Vow - If We Parish But Bafana Can't Defeat Us

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Pirates edge Sekhukhune to end winless run in the league

Orlando Pirates finished their winless streak in their DStv Premiership in the wake of battling their direction back into the game to get a 2-1 triumph, over Sekhukhune United at the Orlando Stadium on Tuesday. The Buccaneers had gone four games without a success preceding the Sekhukhune tie, yet figured out how to ricochet back to winning ways against the Limpopo side on account of an amazing battling soul in the subsequent half.

  25 days ago ago
Pirates edge Sekhukhune to end winless run in the league

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Time For Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates To Light Soweto Derby Fire In The Belly

Cape Town – It is Soweto Derby week and heroes Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates will set out their markers in DStv Premiership matches on Tuesday as a component of the extended course of plotting each other's destruction on Saturday. Chiefs warm-facing unbeaten Stellenbosch FC at the Soweto Derby scene in what could be a "awesome" conflict given the guests' all-vanquishing run in the initial eight rounds.

  26 days ago ago
Time For Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates To Light Soweto Derby Fire In The Belly

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Downs V City All The Stadiums For Past 5 MTN8 Finals

Mamelodi Sundowns and Cape Town City will battle it out for the R8 million grand prize in this year’s MTN8 final on October 30 after they beat Golden Arrows and Swallows FC respectively in the semifinals of the prestigious competition. While the football fraternity waits on the official confirmation from the league regarding the venue for the final, talk is that Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium could be set to be given the nod to host the Brazilians and the Citizens.

  1 month ago ago
Downs V City All The Stadiums For Past 5 MTN8 Finals

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Broos Unhappy Ghana ‘Will Have It Easy At World-Class Orlando’

In spite of the Ghana Football Association seeing their Qatar 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifier against Ethiopia at the Orlando Stadium as a drawback, Bafana mentor Hugo Broos doesn't think so. Broos demands playing their match against Ethiopia at the Orlando Stadium on November 11 gives the Black Stars an unreasonable benefit.

  25 days ago ago
Broos Unhappy Ghana ‘Will Have It Easy At World-Class Orlando’